Tag: change

18 things I learned before I turned 18

18 things I learned before I turned 18

Happy to see you (back) on Styles by Sophie! As you might know, I turned 18 on the 31st of July. An age that many consider to be a milestone; an age at which many things change. I am officially an adult now, and more […]

A purposeful day in my life

A purposeful day in my life

This morning, I listened to a podcast by ‘Hidden Brain’ about living a purposeful life. This educational episode really got me thinking about my own life, my purpose and the way in which I value meaning in life. My goal has always been to live […]

Times of choices and changes

Times of choices and changes

In my opinion, change is not only inevitable, it is desirable. My entire life, I have dreamt of change; as a young girl I wanted to move to New York City to pursue my ‘Gossip Girl dream’, I then wanted to au-pair in Paris and […]

These past few weeks have been eventful

These past few weeks have been eventful

To say the least. A lot happened in the last few days of July and the start of August. Many things changed. To begin with, I turned 18 on the 31st of July. I chose to celebrate my birthday with a few of my friends […]

I don’t think I have ever been happier.

I don’t think I have ever been happier.

That is a very strong statement, I know. I didn’t expect to write something like this down, this summer. But it is true and I couldn’t be more pleased to genuinely say that. I have recently closed an enormous chapter of my life, of my […]

Things are challenging right now

Things are challenging right now

We all know it, we all experience it. A seemingly endless period of quarantine in lockdown does not seem to help, at all. It is easy to pretend that all is fine and good, when you really are not feeling that well. When it gets […]

Wise words, worldwide

Wise words, worldwide

Hi everyone. In these uncertain times, it can be inspiring to hear some hopeful advice from others. I decided to go on a platform which allows me to talk to strangers from all over the world. I had some incredible conversations that really made me […]

Change

Change

I have been quiet for a while and I am done with it. I have not been quiet because I am neutral towards the Black Lives Matter movement. I have not been quiet because this topic doesn’t touch me. I have not been quiet because […]

A poem about my (school)life in 2020

A poem about my (school)life in 2020

Packing my bag, Long time no see, Hidden away, In a dark corner. Associated with stress. Associated with negativity. Associated with expectations. Somehow these feelings occur, However they do not bother me. I have had plenty of time. Plenty of time to rest. Time to […]

Speech: My view upon inequality

Speech: My view upon inequality

Nowadays, we are all trying to focus on the reduction of discrimination. Who wants to be seen or treated as a racist? Nobody. Who wants to be treated like a subordinate? Nobody. Who wants to feel less than others based on some meaningless and superficial […]